Crush 2016

Although the Autumn days here in Velarde are bright and beautiful, the nights are growing colder so the push is on to pick the last of the fall harvest at Black Mesa Winery.

Open seven days a week

Visit our Velarde Tasting Room and Winery and to know more click on the photo.

Black Mesa Winery Welcomes Fiasco Fine Wines!

We are delighted to have Fiasco Fine Wines be our new distributor. Fiasco has a great reputation in the industry, and Black Mesa will be their only New Mexico winery!

Come Have a Tasting!

Fall is the perfect time of year to spend a long afternoon just having fun, meeting new friends and tasting some extraordinary wine!


Karl, Jerry and Javier are all smiles admiring the bountiful fruits of everyone's efforts.

Black Mesa Winery Southern Vineyard

A beautiful view...2016 promises to be a very good year!

Rosie with Mom and Dad at Black Mesa

Great to see Janet and David Reffert who have been members of Black Mesa's wine club for over six years. They arrived from Eldorado with their sweet Rosie who has the final say on all wine purchases. Click on the photo to see more about our wine club

Live music in Taos Tasting Room

Fri & Sat. nights and open mic on Tuesdays (Click on photo for Event Calendar)

Black Mesa Kitties

To learn more about Our Animal Staff just click on the photo

Shakespeare and Petroglyphs

The Valley Ensemble presented The Midsummer Project of scenes from Shakespeare's comedies for an enchanted evening of entertainment at the winery. Photo by Murphy Griffiths

Upcoming Featured Events:

Join Black Mesa Winery on a Trip to Spain and Portugal!

Home Wine Tasting Experience



Monday - Saturday, 10 am to 6 pm
Sunday, Noon to 6 pm
Tours available - Call 24 hours in advance

Velarde Address:

1502 Highway 68, Velarde, NM 87582 
(Mile Marker 15)

45 minutes from Taos Plaza
45 minutes from Santa Fe Plaza

Click here for directions

PH: 505.852.2820



Mon., Wed., Thurs., Noon to 7 pm
Tues., Fri., Sat., Noon to 9 pm 
Sunday, Noon to 6pm


MEET THE WINEMAKER, CRAIG DUNN!  Every Tues. Wed., and Fri. from Noon-5pm

LIVE MUSIC Tue, Fri & Sat 6 to 9 pm

Taos Address:

241 Ledoux Street, Taos, NM 87571
(enter parking lot from Ranchitos Road)
just west of Taos Plaza, across from the Harwood Museum 

Click here for directions

PH: 575-758-1969

Event Calendar 2016 >>

View our upcoming events, wine festivals, parties and live shows!

Winery News!

Here is Black Mesa's Super Team,  Jerry, Javier, Karl, Craig and Tony (not pictured). They Crushed it, Bravo!

lCRUSH IS A WRAP! So much hard work and now It's time to party!  PICK 'N STOMP is this weekend (October 22 and 23) offically marking the end of Crush for 2016. We are totally booked so here is what happens next. Just show up at 10am and have some hot apple cider fortified with just a wee bit of Santa Fest! (Wear layers of clothing and pants that roll up plus comfortable shoes with no open toes.)This will be a day to remember with picking grapes, sipping luscious Black Mesa wine, eating mouth watering enchiladas, receiving surprises and presents, seeing old friends and meeting new ones and, of course, doing The Stomp! We can't wait for you to arrive! 

Black Mesa Winery named in BEST NEW MEXICO WINERIES by readers of the Santa Fe Reporter!

Black Mesa Winery voted BEST OF TAOS 2016 by readers of the Taos News!

HARVEST HOSTS are now welcome to park at the winery for free overnight and to visit our vineyards and tasting room.

Can't make it to Black Mesa? Here's where you can FIND OUR WINES.

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Going Green

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